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    Hotel Buena Vista

    | 9 km north from Juan Santa María International Airport, road to National Park Póas Volcano, Pilas, Alajuela 4050, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent57%
    • Very good32%
    • Average8%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “central valley” (47 reviews)
    “san jose” (139 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Free Airport Transportation
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    Private Balcony
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 2 April 2013

    We stayed here one night on a stopover from Puerto Jiminez. The hotel was recommended by Lyn of Casa Bambu Resort in the Osa Peninsula. The hotel was clean and beautiful. We stayed in the most expensive room (a villa) because everything else was booked....More

    1  Thank Shannon R
    Reviewed 24 March 2013

    We were only in Alajuela for one night, but our experience made us want to stay longer. The hotel had great views of San Jose and Alajuela and is only 15 mins from the airport. We met the owner and he was very helpful and...More

    Thank Asha20000
    Reviewed 17 March 2013

    We are currently sitting by the pool here & it is perfect! This is the last night of our trip (San Jose Airport is only 10-15 mins away) and this is a fabulous ending! The rooms have recently been renovated and the whole property is...More

    Thank MattAtl12
    Reviewed 14 March 2013

    I have stayed here 4 times now in the hotel and will continue to use this as my first night after flying in to Costa Rica and as my last night before flying out of Costa Rica. The staff are very helpful and speak English....More

    Thank SueBee545
    Reviewed 12 March 2013

    We had a wonderful experience staying here. We stayed in the budget room, which is simple but very clean and comfortable. If you'd like to spend more, the suites and villas look incredible. We had a delicious Costa Rican dinner and breakfast in the restaurant...More

    Thank ACA93
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Concierge
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Outdoor pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$128 - US$246 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 30
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Alajuela >
    • Alajuela >
    • Pilas
    • Also Known As
    • Buena Vista Hotel ,
    • Buena Vista Alajuela
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    Room & Suite (93)
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    Dining (18)
    Hotel & Grounds (206)
    Bathroom (17)
    Family and Play Areas (8)
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    Ian L
    2 June 2017|
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    Response from Lori C | Reviewed this property |
    The staff were wonderful about picking us up at the airport at no additional cost. They also offer all sorts of excursions at very reasonable prices. Poaz is usually a 6 hour tour and costs approximately $120.00 for 2... More
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    David19480
    23 September 2016|
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    Response from jmascia5 | Reviewed this property |
    No charge for airport shuttle... It is free. Great deal! Great little boutique hotel. You will like it.
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    BAKERM007
    7 September 2016|
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    Response from BuenaVistaAlajuela | Property representative |
    Thank you for your question, we have some smoke outside area where you you are alowed
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    "We had Villa #1 which overlooked the roof of a few other villas, but we had no one on any side of us. It was..."
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    "Take the coffee tour on the grounds. Lovely to see all the plants"
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    "The halls can echo a bit and rooms near the swimming pool could be loud if the pool is crowded."
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    "Request Rm #10"
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